Norway provides support for healthcare in Al Hol camp in Syria
Norway is providing NOK 35 million to strengthen the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement’s health efforts in the Al Hol camp in Syria. ‘Conditions for women and children are desperate and there is an urgent need for health services.
Norway calls for civilian rule and reforms in Sudan
A peaceful transition to civilian rule in Sudan is crucial. Norway appeals for reforms in Sudan.
Norway increases contribution to Green Climate Fund
Minister of International Development Dag-Inge Ulstein is giving priority to the Green Climate Fund as a channel for funding Norway’s climate-related efforts in developing countries in the coming years.
CALENDAR OF NORWEGIAN CULTURAL EVENTS APRIL - JUNE 2019
The Norwegian Consulate General in Houston will every three months release a calendar with a list of Norwegian related events such as concerts, movie screenings, art exhibitions, sporting event, theatrical productions et cetera that take place in our
25th anniversary of the European Economic Area: PM Statement
Statement by Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the celebration of the anniversary of the European Economic Area-agreement in Brussel, 22 March 2019.
Resolution on environmental human rights defenders adopted in UN Human Rights Council
A Norwegian-led resolution on environmental human rights defenders was adopted by consensus in the UN Human Rights Council yesterday.
The Norwegian Consulate General in San Francisco is looking for a full-time Senior Adviser
The Norwegian Consulate General in San Francisco is looking for an engaged and reliable coworker from August 1, 2019. Responsibilities will include business promotion and analysis. Application deadline is April 25, 2019.
Norway provides humanitarian assistance to Mozambique
"The humanitarian situation in parts of Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe is precarious after the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai.
Agreement reached with the UK on trade in goods in the event of a no-deal Brexit
Norway, Iceland and the UK have initialled a temporary agreement on trade in goods, should the UK leave the EU without a withdrawal agreement (no-deal Brexit).
Norway to provide NOK 100 million to people with disabilities in developing countries
"There are 800 million people with disabilities in developing countries.
Norway to provide NOK 60 million for mine action in Sri Lanka
The Government is providing NOK 60 million over a period of three years for mine action in Sri Lanka.